If you have appliances that use combustible fuels such as oil or gasoline, it is essential to have carbon monoxide detectors in your home. Carbon monoxide, a by-product of the combustion process, is toxic to humans. However, because it is odorless and tasteless, the only way to know it is present in your home is with carbon monoxide detectors.
Just as with smoke detectors, placement of these devices is important. Follow these tips during installation to best protect your family's health:
The best way to prevent the presence of carbon monoxide from heating appliances is to invest in an annual maintenance program. A technician will tune up your equipment to ensure that it operates efficiently and safely, including a check of the ventilation system that exhausts carbon monoxide to the outdoors.
Call the professionals at Rodenhiser Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning to schedule annual maintenance for your heating system. The heating season has already started, but it's never too late to improve efficiency and ensure your family's health and safety.
Our goal is to help educate our customers about energy and home comfort issues (specific to HVAC systems). For more information about carbon monoxide detectors and other HVAC topics, download our free Home Comfort Solutions Guide.
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